Flu Shots Available on a Walk-in Basis in the Garland, TX, Area
Flu shots are unquestionably the best way to defend against the seasonal influenza virus, and Citra Urgent Care offers them on a walk-in basis to families in the Garland, TX, area. Our center is open every day from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and does not require appointments, so you can stop in for your flu shot when it works for your busy schedule.
Flu shots work by triggering the development of antibodies that help protect the immune system from various strains of the influenza virus. The flu is capable of affecting everyone – even young, healthy adults – but certain people are at a greater risk of falling ill and should be particularly mindful to get flu shots. These individuals include:
- Pregnant women and women who have recently given birth
- Adults over the age of 65
- Adults who have heart disease or diabetes
- Children under the age of six (but older than six months)
- Residents of nursing homes and assisted living facilities
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that up to 20 percent of Americans are affected by the flu virus every year. Don’t leave yourself susceptible to the flu – get your flu shot today and help slow the spread of illness in Garland, TX, and beyond.
Citra Urgent Care offers flu shots every day of the week from experienced medical practitioners in a comfortable and hygienic setting. We also provide comprehensive treatment for non-emergency flu symptoms. Our center is located near Garland, Texas, and serves both adults and children. Please contact us today if you have any questions regarding the flu shot, its benefits, or its potential side effects.